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    Scots: Oor European Leid

    As oor First Meenister speiks tae Europeans baith at hame an abroad, ah wunner whither ony o thaim wad recognise ane or twa wirds that […]

    Ashely Douglas 5th Oct'16 21
  • Scots

    The Age o Excellence

    Pairt Twa o John Hodgart’s series on Scottish Culture in the curriculum. Efter mony curricular revisions in the saicond hauf o the twentieth century, the […]

    John Hodgart 26th Aug'16 11
  • Scots

    A Catalogue o Sair Neglect

    As the weans stert back at the schuil, Ayrshire dominie John Hodgart, in the first o fower essays, spells oot why historically the fecht tae […]

    John Hodgart 18th Aug'16 7
  • Scots

    Yes Nae Mair

    When ah heidit up tae Galashiels on Friday morn, ye widnae hae kent that it wis a world gaun tapsalteerie, an that aw ower the […]

    Tammas Clark 29th Jun'16 15
  • Scots

    Tak Tent O Violet Jacob (1863-1946)

    It’s time tae tak tent o the Scottish weemin o the early 20th century for thair muckle contribution tae the airts and cultur in modern […]

    Lisa Simmons 30th May'16 5
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    Matthew Fitt 19th May'16 8
  • Scots

    A Hame Tae Caw Oor Ain

    Hame is whaur the hert bides, but that needs a hoose argues Derrick McGuire. Hae ye ever walked up an tried tae open a door […]

    Derrick McGuire 7th May'16 20
  • Scots

    No the Six o Clock News

    Wan o the things I love best aboot listenan tae BBC Radio Shetland or BBC Radio Orkney is the wey the presenters use thur local […]

    Simon Hall 18th Mar'16 18
  • Commentary

    Shrieking Privilege

    When you’re accustomed to privilege equality feels like oppression. A carefully constructed argument using the every day example of workplace relationships that was widely shared […]

    Michael Hance 16th Mar'16 48
  • Scots

    The Retour O The Grey Airmy

    Wi the ongaun dwaiblin, dwynin and dowffsome discombobulation o the aince thrang Labour Pairty (The commoner Ruid Tory: Blairius Scunneris) attour the face o Scotia, […]

    William Hershaw 11th Mar'16 16
  • Scots

    Supportin Scotland

    Gin ye hink the dool o the referendum wis the lowest Scotland could mak ye feel, Ah’d say ye’ve hud it easy. Fir longevity an […]

    Alistair Heather 3rd Mar'16 25
  • Identity

    Not nationality but language

    Like most people with an interest in ‘the language question,’ I welcome the sudden growth in awareness since the referendum. It’s great that we’re having […]

    Scott Hames 19th Feb'16 151
  • Scots

    Still Got Nae

    Kevin Murphy’s latest Scots poem is pure and radge and noo. still goat nae ile, still goat nae gas, still goat nae croon estate cash […]

    Kevin Murphy 19th Feb'16 10
  • Arts & Culture

    Cringe Worthy

    Poor Alex Massie embarks on some predictable snarky cultural commentary in his wee corner of the Times today. But what has upset him so much? […]

    Mike Small 16th Feb'16 76
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